Oct 8, 2012 11:30am PDT
used today's speech to keep up his criticism of the obama administration. romney had a swagger. he's riding a wave of momentum after last week's debate. latest poll taken after the denver show count has the race tied at 47 among registered voters. president obama had a five point advantage in the three days leading in th debate theame poll found voters ovwhelngly sd romy won't debate, the biggest debate win ever recorded by gallup. bigger than clinton's 42 point margin over bush.4!zf[ç in los angeles last night musicians lent their support. mr. obama thanked the performers and threw in a not so subtle reference to his debate performance. >> the president: theyerfor flawlely, night aft nit. i can't always say the same. reporter: with the polls tightening the pressure is on vice president biden who squares off against ryan thursday night. karen travers, abc news, washington. >>> senator feinstein has called for a federal investigation into record gas prices we are pail. today's report shows san francisco averages $4.74 for regular oakland and san jose $4.68. those prices are 50 cents
Oct 11, 2012 9:00pm PDT
of may larky. >> ryan said obama administration allowed iran to get closer to obtain ago nuclear weapon. >> because this administration has no credibility on this issue. >> these are the most crippling sanction ins the history of sanctions. >>reporter: president obama was criticized for being too passive in last week debate. vice president biden seemed determined not to make that same mistake. >> shouldn't be surprising for guy who says 47 percent of the american people are unwilling to take responsibility for their own life. they pay more effective tax than governor romney pay ins his federal income tax. >>reporter: but ryan said ought become administration failed the middle class. >> we are going in the wrong direction. look where we are. the economy is barely limping along. >>reporter: side by side at the same table biden and ryan were not shy about directly engaging each other. sometimes with harsh attack sometimes with human oyvrment i think the vice president very well know that is sometimes the words don't come out of your mouth the right way. >> i always say what i mean.
Oct 12, 2012 9:00pm PDT
got caught with their hands if the cookie jar turning medicare into a piggy bank for obama care. their own actuary from the administration came to congress and said 1 out of 6 hospital and nursing homes will go out of business as a result of this. >> fact check. medicare chief actuary didn't say providers would go out of business. but he said 15 percent could become unprofitable but he added the policy could be monitored to keep hospitals and nursing homes from going out of business. paul ryan budget proposed the same 7 16 billion dollars in savings. on the attack in benghazi that took the life of ambassador chris stevens vice president pled ignorance. >> be weren't told they wanted more security. we didn't know they wanted more security. >> fact check. biden is wrong. this week state department officials testified they asked for more security and they were denied. white house said today mr. biden was speaking for himself not the administration. on iran nuclear ambitions. >> when barack obama was elected they had enough material nuclear material to make one bomb. now they have e
Oct 8, 2012 9:00pm PDT
]. >>reporter: president obama speaking live at the bill gram vic auditoum in san francisco holding a big fundraiser tonight. he takes off some of the accomplishment of his administration that would he point to in an attempt to be reelected soon. he is coming off a debate in which many said he did not do well against mitt romney. and he is here in san francisco raising more money from his campaign. thursday the vice president candidates will debate and next week next tuesday the 2 presidential comb will debate e moreime. after spending the night sanrancco he ll hea next to ohio torrow before returnio the white house. >>> well on his way bay area from los angeles today the president made a side trip. he dedicated new national monument in honor of the late farm leader chavez happened where the united farm worker still has the headquarters in teen, californ east of bakerield e werthere toy forhe dedition of. >>port: it's prident obairst vis to central california introduced by ufw leader rodriguez the crowd of thousands gave the president a festive welcome. >> the president of the united